Happy Birthday Florence Nightingale!

Saturday 12th May

11.00am - 4.00pm 

Join us for a day of celebrations for Florence Nightingale’s birthday on Saturday 12th May.

Come and meet Miss Nightingale and hear all about how she became known as the “Lady with the Lamp”. Find out how she became a nurse, why she went to the Crimea and how she improved the conditions for the soldiers and nurses.

Performances start at 11.30am, 1.30pm and 3.00pm.

There will be two tours of the museum at 11am and 2.30pm. The tour will be a highlights tour of our collection.

Take a photo with Florence Nightingale and have some fun dressing-up in replica nursing uniforms. Explore our exhibition ‘Nursing is an Art’, Nightingale Training School.

Our normal family activities will be available.

All events included in admission ticket.  


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Happy Birthday Florence Nightingale
Saturday 12th May
11.00am - 4.00pm

Free with admission

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Florence Nightingale Museum
2 Lambeth Palace Road